We welcome the opportunity to provide the perfect backdrop for your outdoor photography needs. Our beautiful campus offers many picturesque locations to take advantage of throughout the seasons.

Some points to consider:

  • A non-refundable fee of $90.00 is required to secure your permit.
  • Our permit allows access to the outdoor areas of campus, excluding the Athletic fields. We do not allow for any indoor photography.
  • Throughout the year, certain University events such as Move-In Weekend, Homecoming, Fall Preview Days, etc., will cause access to certain areas on campus to be restricted and unavailable. If your request conflicts with any of these events, we will notify you immediately upon receiving your request.
  • The use or presence of alcoholic beverages or intoxicating substances is prohibited.
  • The applicant is responsible for the conduct and supervision of all persons in their party. The applicant is also responsible for any damages caused by members of their party to any plant material, building, structure, equipment or other property of McMaster University.
  • University parking charges and regulations will apply.